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Oct 31, 2013 7:30am PDT
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Oct 27, 2013 5:30pm PDT
died. >>> the way people get an education is changing radically. the internet has made the traditional classroom or lecture hall unnecessary. one nonprofit group is offering children in the developing world and elsewhere a chance to receive a first-rate education free. the concept is catching on with top-notch schools. >> the american nonprofit organization ignited the growth of free online classes. the founder has recorded all kinds of educational videos. they include math, physics, and art and history. the videos are free. >> just because people like, i think, the conversational tone. >> this video help s students learn basic addition. >> so we go one, two, three, four. we ended up at 7. that was our answer. >> it has been played more than two million times. altogether, there are around 5,000 videos. most are for elementary and junior high school students. khan used to be an analyst for a hedge fund. then, young relatives in distant places asked him to teach them arithmetic. so he made a video and posted it on the web. that was how he started his career in online education. people fo
Oct 28, 2013 2:00pm EDT
back to a point where you go through the normal process of moving the bills, the labor education bill, the defense bill, move them all individually. there is not enough time when we talk about the calendar. there is not enough time to move all of the bills individually at this point. host: sarah from dover, pennsylvania. caller: good morning. i would like to change the subject a little bit if i can. i live on medicare. the medicare and food stamps -- i am surviving on $125 a week. if they take food stamps away from me -- the -- [indiscernible] he needs to feeds us first before he feeds anyone else. and also, we have a place to live. our guys come home from the service. they are losing because they have no place to live. i would like to see that to happen, too. thank you. host: there is a story in politico. the headline talks about the farm bill that it gets no respect, referencing rodney dangerfield. why is this an important discussion happening? guest: the last time we had a farm bill, that law expired in 2008. what is it, 2013? it has been five years since we had a new farm bill pas
Oct 31, 2013 8:30am PDT
are we going to bring housing and the education pieces bus the criminal justice efforts and health and human services with clinics and bring all the pieces together and transportation mayor we heard about this today. all the pieces are coming together when this fall 20 neighborhoods will bespectacled as promise zones. that will be the culmination of our effort to build on this credible model we're seeing happen before our eyes. the mission district is an inspiration. i can't thank you enough mr. mayor and louis the entire village to create what i see in front of me today. you are an inspiration and i'll go back to washington and talk to the president and make sure that this example lives up to the expectation because no child should grew up because of the zip code they were born in arrest thanks for hosting this today. let's take some questions >> questions? >> as you know we're not out of a housing authority sites and are you saying we should get away from the housing authority model and it's innovate truly a private-public partnership but a nonprofit partnership so this is not
Nov 3, 2013 10:00am PST
a better education and if you can be more creative, you'll do better and if you don't, then unfortunately you're going to be struggling. >> what are you worried about when you look at new york after bloomberg? what are you worried about being undone or a legacy of government that will be perhaps eroded? >> i think most of the things we've done hopefully if we've done a good job will stay in place. yesterday i was in london. the weather was nice. you think better of any city when the sun is shining. but london is a real competitor to new york. and we've got to understand if we were to stop improving, stop diversifying, stop investing, we will get pushed back and other places will take over. i was in paris the day before. i had dinner with some people all of whom talked about their friends moving out of paris and out of france because tax rates are so high. those are people that will create jobs and pay taxes down the road. you can't hold the waves from coming in. you have to keep making society open and you have to keep providing opportunities. if you start to focus on equal results rather
Al Jazeera America
Oct 31, 2013 10:00am EDT
(footballnames.ecl) environment especially for a young children that they get good education, and in afghanistan it's impossible for the kids, especially for the one who is working with the american for their kids it's impossible to goe go to the schools or kindergarten to get education. but for here there is no more fear of taliban to get my children or harm my children. i you can sen can send them to s or kindergarten for a good education. >> i saw somewhere you said that in afghanistan they would learn to hold guns. here they will learn to hold a pencil and paper. >> yeah. janis when he got off the plane last night i asked him, what does this mean to you? my kids instead of having to learn how to predict and defend -- protect and defend themselves, when they go to school they will be taught to hold a pen and pencil and piece of paper. >> janis welcom well to welcomed states. >> straight ahead the surprising pick for the most powerful person in the world. and mariel hemingway talks about millions who need assistance now. we appreciate you spending time with us tonight. >>> up next is the golde
Oct 31, 2013 5:00pm EDT
maim highly educated. busy, loyal, she tends to come back and buy a lot. something else to note is that the employee turnover is very low, in fact fortune actually ranks the company among the best companies to work for over the past 14 years. so you got low turnover very high average pay. look for this one to be a hot stock tomorrow. back to you, guys. >> courtney thanks, for that. karen fei nerman this is one the margins are narrowing. they nailed the demographic. >> finally affluent. highly educated. and her name is mellissa lee. that's in front. i look that out of the registration. i like the store. i like the product. i have to look at the price. >> i might like the business. i might. i have to take a closer look. >> not that they're comparable. tupperware has been unbelievable if you look. >> what? >> you put little things in little containers by things in big containers. >> gen gennious. >> i love the big containers. i got to tell you something, i got a ton of that stuff in my basement. yeah i do. >> educated female. >> i took it out today. >> coming up next t
Oct 28, 2013 3:00am PDT
. healthcare starting under $40 a month. i got education benefits. i work at walmart. i'm a pharmacist. sales associate. i manage produce. i work in logistics. there's more to walmart than you think. vo: opportunity. that's the real walmart. avo: sales event is "sback.hen drive" which means it's never been easier to get a new passat, awarded j.d. power's most appealing midsize car, two years in a row. and right now you can drive one home for practically just your signature. get zero due at signing, zero down, zero deposit, and zero first month's payment on any new 2014 volkswagen. hurry, this offer ends october 31st. for details, visit today. ideolog ideologue >> time to take a look at the morning papers from our parade of papers. the raleigh observer a carnival rider is under arrest accused of tampering with the ride the vortex. five people were hurt at the ride. the operator face three felony counts for assault with a deadly weapon. the injuries happened when the vortex restarted as passengers were getting off the ride, knocking five people unconscious. three of them reportedl
Oct 30, 2013 3:00am PDT
and i were on education. >> it wasn't that, kill the mood. we have pulitzer please historian john meacham. are you going to do the jonas brothers right now? >> i did it earlier. i proofread it. no one proofread the jonas brothers. >> that's a shame. msnbc visiting analyst. former democratic congressman harold ford, jr. good morning. and in washington, we have senior political editor and white house correspondent for the huffington post, sam stein. sam, the piece of paper in front of you. look at that. he comes with pages. >> you know why he got the notes from? >> where? >> his plummer yesterday, he gave him the details. how did it go? >> is everything working with the dishwasher okay? >> no, it's not. >> everything is hysterical. >> now would be a good time for you to tell the audience, actually, your plummer works for the obama administration. willie, do you believe all spoold up mia was yesterday. everything was going fine, ten she showed up on set, whew. i'd like to apologize. >> i said something that actually made sense and joe just -- >> more impressions today? >> maybe. . ma
Nov 2, 2013 6:00am EDT
there. that's why you have to pick up the phone. make your guaranteed reservation for this educational event and attend so you can better understand this opportunity. put the power in your hands and start taking control of your own life financially. >> shawn and i attended than's event a year ago, and we were pretty much novices when it came to real estate. the way that our business has been growing, i'll be able to quit my regular full-time job within the next 12 months. >> at the event, we will also teach you the second way i flip properties. and that's by fixing the property up and then selling it, like we do on our tv show. for example, this is one of the 31 properties i'm working on right now. on this property alone, i'm gonna make several times over what the average american makes in a year. just imagine how doing just one deal like this would impact your entire life. in fact, here are the profits i made in the last two months alone, just on properties i've rehabbed. i love this aspect of real estate because you can make even bigger profits, while, at the same time, you're improv
Nov 4, 2013 5:30pm EST
rights on the red as a licensed holder. it is not accepted for federal purposes. >>> a good education or someone to watch when he's a baby. these are choices that some parents have to make as the price of child care goes up. some parts of the country it's more expensive than tuition at state colleges according to a report. massachusetts had the highest cost, as much as $16,500 a year. >> porm blackberry planning to share. the company said the ceo is stepping down. the struggling company recently appealed in an open letter to its customers to stay loyal. we have good news for you drivers. gas prices are down for the fourth consecutive day. reports for a gallon of regular gas is now at three -- $3.25. we're higher at $3.27. >>> a new tool claims to read and interpret every student's attentiveness in the classroom using facial recognition. it's called engaged sense. the camera tracks eye movements and facial expressions. that data gets interpreted and turned into a report. now this could help teachers understand how students learn best and figure out the best way to keep their attention.
Oct 29, 2013 11:00pm EDT
recommending that parents, educators, and doctors make them available. stds are a problem. it is a controversial issue compared with ab stinnance abstennance teaching. >>> i thought stress was bad for us. an expert at duke argues that stress may be good for us. it builds resilience. stress also helps your memory. when you are stressed, all the energy is released from your body boosting your immune system. >> i am getting stresses already. >>> good evening. we look downtown. now as cold as the last several nights. 46, still bone dry. tomorrow we will start to warm up. record in the books will be 83 set back in 1946. it is replac with the clouds. we see scattered showers toward louisville. there could be a couple of scattered showers out there, otherwise cloudy skies. wednesday temperatures will be in the 60s. you will love halloween. an air surge will push things to 70. 56 in annapolis. mild in the city. clouds on top us. that was due to this high pressure system. that is heading for canada. there is a big storm west. there are rocky snows. this is rolling in our direction
Oct 31, 2013 3:00am PDT
a month. i got education benefits. i work at walmart. i'm a pharmacist. sales associate. i manage produce. i work in logistics. there's more to walmart than you think. vo: opportunity. that's the real walmart. help the gulf when we made recover and learn the gulf, bp from what happened so we could be a better, safer energy company. i can tell you - safety is at the heart of everything we do. we've added cutting-edge technology, like a new deepwater well cap and a state-of-the-art monitoring center, where experts watch over all drilling activity twenty-four-seven. and we're sharing what we've learned, so we can all produce energy more safely. our commitment has never been stronger. ♪ ♪ [ female announcer ] with five perfectly sweetened whole grains... you can't help but see the good. >>> for the must read op-ed. in the "wall street journal," progressive government fails. let us try to understand clearly what's happening now with the obama presidency. on display to everyone watching this week is not merely the failure of a federal website or a software program or miss sebelius's manage
Oct 31, 2013 4:00pm EDT
is whoever wants to answer my brought commentary or at least educate me in a different lesson, i'd love to have it. >> in january 1963, the communists did something they hadn't done before. they stayed and they fought and as a result, five americans were shut down. we americans were killed. kennedy sees us on the front pages of the times and says what is going on here, i thought we were winning this war? over the course of the next several months, in fact, beginning january and february, he will hear varying reports from white house officials, state department officials and military officials. giving really contradictory evidence about the state of the military campaign in vietnam. >> john foster dulles had recently died in the super air powered in chantilly, virginia was being built. the president announced he would be named dulles airport. for a while, when kennedy took over, he didn't want to name it after a crusty old warrior. there is pushback and paella decision was made to name it after dulles. you can still see the film clip of kennedy opening the airport with eisenhower thayer,
Oct 31, 2013 1:00pm PDT
starting under $40 a month. i got education benefits. i work at walmart. i'm a pharmacist. sales associate. i manage produce. i work in logistics. there's more to walmart than you think. vo: opportunity. that's the real walmart. >>> from capitol hill, to emerald city. here are today's top lines. be afraid. be very afraid. >> it's halloween, and boy, is it scary. >> there she is. promising, swearing to god that she's going to tell the truth. >> chair now advises you that you are -- i'll now read you -- -- >> to the best of your knowledge, has a man ever dli h delivered a baby? >> nothing will save this show. >> do you agree with this type of advertising for obama care. >> i can't see it. >> it's a college student doing a keg stand. >> it's so good. >> some people like to drink out of a red solo cup, not a crystal stem. >> red solo cup. you're not just a cup. you're my friend. >> friend. >> while you're from kansas, you're not in kansas anymore. >> it's bad enough picking on a straw man, but when you go around picking on poor little dogs. >> i might say we are actually in the wizard of oz
Oct 31, 2013 2:00pm PDT
hungry, they can't learn. we all know education is the way to break that cycle of poverty and you have kids going to school hungry, they can't learn. seniors who have to make decisions. this is going to happen tonight. after tonight, seniors have to make a decision whether buy medication or food. kids are going to start going to school hungrier than they are now. this is a breakdown of not just a social safety network, but a breakdown of our social fiber. >> where is the disconnect from what you can see? we have a political part that wants to cut if they could $40 billion out of this. tonight, as you said, it's going to be $5 billion. this, of course, was a supplemental part of the stimulus package from 2009. their proposal is to gut this program. you see it, you know, on the ground, with all the community work that you do. what would $40 billion do? >> well, $40 billion cut, what the house is suggesting. the senate is looking at a $4 billion cut. they just went to conference now. what i'm hearing is -- which is actually the best thing is to not have a farm bill and just to do -- >> re
Al Jazeera America
Nov 2, 2013 7:00am EDT
an education model to reverse the trend. >> chinook middle school applied for and received several grants, using the money for teacher training. test scores since then have gone up, using the same teachers and staff. >> one is providing expectation for the kids, that they can do it, putting a great teacher in front of the students, day in, day out. and looking at the time of the day, to make sure you maximise the time that the kids are learning and involving the parents to the greater degree in the education. >> experts say funding is an important part of the equation. >> raising standards is good, but oftentimes those problems come with an injection of resources. >> many schools receive the same amount of funding or less than a decade ago. the poverty report doesn't signal all doom and cloom. it means schools have to work smarter. >> it's stuff that is already happening to create successful kids in other schools, making it available for everyone. jennifer believes in that philosophy. >> one of my favourite quotes is it's going to be hard, but it will be worth it. i think if they leave he
Nov 3, 2013 6:00pm PST
of the code. but there is an instance of a young man, educated, standford kid who has been around the football environment and this was pushing him to a degree with which he was no longer comfortable. >> jeff: does jonathan martin ever put on a dolphins uniform again. >> talking to people he has con sided-- confided in i don't believe it will happen any time soon unless they take some corrective measures to alter the climate of that locker room and discipline some of the people who he thinks was involved, i don't see thatting chag am we can have a grievance coming with the nfl pa, maybe some legal action down the road. >> jeff: jason la canfora, thank you. >> next up here how skydivers survived a collision you thoughs of feet in the air. >> jeff: two plane kos lieded in midair yesterday, 12,000 feet over northern wisconsin. there were four skydivers aboard one plane, five in a second when they hit. what happened then is remarkable. here's elaine quijano. >> reporter: pieces are all that's left of this cessna 182 after it collided midair with another cessna that was supposed to be flying behind
Nov 4, 2013 2:00pm PST
work, over 400 people are promoted every day. healthcare starting under $40 a month. i got education benefits. i work at walmart. i'm a pharmacist. sales associate. i manage produce. i work in logistics. there's more to walmart than you think. vo: opportunity. that's the real walmart. >>> the day before new jersey voters cast their ballots, polls show the governor chris christie holds a massive lead over his democratic challenger. it's an election that could put christie in very solid position for a white house run and it's an election that may have a big impact on the future of the republican party. cnn's erin mcpike is live in new jersey and joins us now. what does it look like there? >> reporter: well, wolf, chris christie was campaigning this morning in freehold, new jersey, which of course is the home of bruce springsteen but in the past four years, chris christie has become very much a rock star in his own right in this state, and i've got to tell you, he was getting that kind of treatment everywhere he went today. four years after he won in what was a squeaker, this race whic
Al Jazeera America
Oct 29, 2013 4:00pm EDT
their best match for their education and bottom line. for the right match. we take a look. >> tricia the daughter of immigrants from india hopes to one day become a pete yeah trigs. she is a premed major at queens college, who lives at home. her tuition is just under $6,000 a year, which is all her family can afford. the president of queens college says it provides large amount of student aid so students don't have to pick off job to pay their tuition. >> we are getting students from very modest means first in their family to go to college, maybe first in the country, without us they wouldn't be able to transcend their particular situation. financial planner says cost has everything to do with how families pick schools. >> from working class families they are selected the colleges based on the affordable, bases on the convenience of their son or daughter commuting. >> with tuition on the rise, many families are looking at where they can get the most bang for the buck. the washington monthly has produced one of many lists that ranked colleges on just that. and queens college is number
Al Jazeera America
Oct 29, 2013 11:00pm EDT
and students try to find the best match for their education and the bottom line, do college rankings help or hurt in the search for the right match? kilmeny duchardt has more. >> trisha guduru, the daughter of immigrants from india hopes to be a paediatrician. she is a student at queens college and lives at home. her tewition is under $6,000 a year, which is all her family can afford. queens college provide aid so students don't have to pick up a job. >> we are getting students from modest means, first in their family to go to college, first in this country. without us they wouldn't be able to transcend their particular situation and move up. financial planner bob traitz says cost has everything to do with how families pick schools. >> working class families are picking colleges based on affordability and geographical convenience. >> with tewition on the rise families are looking at where to get the most bang for the buck. the "washington monthly" produced one of many lists ranking colleges on that, and queens college is number two. their study looked at 1500 colleges. queens ranked as o
Al Jazeera America
Oct 29, 2013 10:00pm EDT
. but he pulled himself up by the boot straps and educated himself and served in world war ii and it's surprising he survived that. he came back home and started his own business and was successful. at 83 years old he climbed the ladder to roof the house. that is the type of man he was. at the end of his life he had multiple chronic illnesses and he knew he was dying and he accepted that. and my mother-in-law accepted that. they did everything they were told to do. he went out and had the power of attorney and he had the living wills and he hired a hospice and he whatn'ted to die peacefully and pain-free at home. instead my mother-in-law comes home and she sees her husk forced out oforce -- her husbant of the house. and she sees her daughter, my wife who has helped him with so many medical issues in the years being carted off to jail for attempted suicide. she is a nurse herself. >> critics say barbara put the hospice worker in a tough position because she had to report it legally. and if she didn't call 911 she could be standing trial right now. , what should have been happening tha
Al Jazeera America
Oct 30, 2013 2:00pm EDT
: one of the most prominent educational institutions in the arab world. many attend classes here every day. it is near the square where hundreds from killed in august, when government forces moved in to remove the sit in. and many more remain in prison to this day. so far this week hundreds of students have protested on the streets outside of the campus 37 this was the scene on tuesday when one member of the security forces appeared to cock and then point a loaded gun at proteste protesters. [ sirens ] police have been banned in university campus since before the revolution that toppled the regime. so allowing them on wednesday was a major change of policy. in the event police made several arrests on the campus. those detained are accused of committing acts of violence and of rioting. dominick kane, al jazeera, cayeux. >> returning to their homes, or what is left of them. families i in the philippines picking up what's left after the fighting. >>> and attitudes of teenage mothers are changing. >>> and in sports, c.s.k.a. moscow will receive punishment for the behavior of their fans. we
Nov 3, 2013 1:00am PDT
really need to educate yourself about brain injuries and how dangerous they can be. after my injury the doctors were saying that the helmet saved my life. wearing a helmet to prevent severe traumatic brain injury is a must... and so is learning what you can do to prevent concussion. >>> breaking news in the central valley. there has been an accident involving an amtrak train and a minivan. the driver may have been medivaced from the scene. chp is on scene. >>> and now we take you to washington state and some incredible video. this is the 520 bridge over lake washington in seattle. you can see the wind blowing the water over the roadway. the bridge moved as much as five feet because of the wind. the cars at the end of the bridge are.empty. drivers abandoned them. >> no, i don't seen have seen it to where people have abandoned their vehicles. he said he saw a light pole disappear and come back up. the bridge obviously had a lot of sway to it. >> the bridge was closed for two hours. the wind knocked out power the 200,000 homes and businesses. several trees were brought down, injuring t
Oct 30, 2013 7:00am EDT
services. the one thing we try to do in the aca is give more money for graduate medical education to encourage more folks to it to medical school. host: our guest, congress woman diana degette, serves the first district of colorado, democrat . she is the top democrat on the oversight and investigations subcommittee. we will go to paul next in pittsburgh, republican caller. hi, paul. caller: good morning. i would like to start thinking c-span for allowing us to have this unfiltered conversation that is important for the people to hear all of this. , ipent 30 years in the navy will be very brief. when the admiral was running an exercise, we would write the plan and then he would just call all the department heads in and go over all the details until he was completely satisfied that this was going to be executed properly. we call that leadership. it is an ingredient that apparently is missing in our government at the top level. it is inconceivable to me that you could after having the time that you had to roll this plan out to have this kind of a disaster, and everybody to deny knowl
Al Jazeera America
Nov 4, 2013 6:00am EST
on a sweeping education overhall and are being asked to pass $1 billion tax increase to boost school funding and the idea is controversial and it's strict. raise per pupil spending hurt by falling revenues. president obama was on the campaign trial not for himself but a fellow democratic and terry is running for governor in virginia and he shared the stage saturday in arlington and he tried to link the opponent to the government shut down. >> we have seen an extreme faction of the republican party that is shown again and again and again that they are willing to hijack the entire party and the country and the economy and grant progress to an absolute halt if they don't get 100% of what they want. >> reporter: he is leading in the polls, there is a governor race in new jersey where they will decide to reelect chris christie. romney is slamming president obama over the affordable care act and on nbc he is unhappy with the similar law that romney signed when he was governor of massachusetts. >> in massachusetts we phased in the requirements so that there was a slow roll out, that way you could
Al Jazeera America
Oct 30, 2013 7:00am EDT
care allow, just as thousands say they are losing their current plans. >> getting more educational bang for your buck. do those college rankings really help finding the best college for your budget? >> coming up in sports, lebron james and the miami heat unveiled another championship banner. we'll have the heights in just a bit. conversation in a live town-hall event. sex crimes on campus, a special week of coverage and live town-hall on america tonight nine eastern. only on al jazeera america. (vo) friday night ... >> does the nsa collect any type of data on millions of americans? >> no sir. (vo) fault lines investigates what it's like to live under the watchful eye of the nsa. >> they know everything that you do, everything that you think, everything that you fear. they know how to manipulate and control you. the state has all the power. >> we have done more to destroy our way of life than the terrorists could ever have done. >> welcome back to aljazeera america. i'm del walters. in just about a half hour, the health and human services secretary kathleen sebelius is going to testify b
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Nov 4, 2013 4:00pm PST to connect with a patient advocate from abbvie for one-to-one support and education. >> okay, everyone. it is time to hash it out. a traveler making a surprising discovery at chicago's o'hare airport. "the chicago tribune" tweeting small alligator discovered under escalator at o'hare. coking the alligator out with a broom and dustpan. police naming the two foot long alligator alli and turning it over to rescue society. alli resting up. most likely in a state a little warmer than illinois. thousands of runners taking over new york racing the new york city over the weekend one of them pamela anderson. trading in famous red swimsuit for running shoes tweeting this picture with her brother who ran the 22-mile race alongside her. posting a picture of her marathon rofry complete with big bags of ice and race bib covering her face and fashion ouch. new trend on the market tweeting the krona is last summer. glow in the dark ice cream new craze? protein reacts with the ph of your tongue to produce the glow but this bizarre treat doesn't come cheap. a single scoop cost, red ready for t
Nov 1, 2013 7:00am PDT
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Nov 3, 2013 3:00am PST
say, if you get a good education, you could get a good job. we knew education was important. in today's time many of our children don't have computers at home and low income families don't have transportation to get to where the commuters are. my name is stella pyfrom. the bus is a mobile learning center. >> are you ready to get on the computers? >> yeah. >> we want to do what we can do to make things for adults as well. i see the bus as being able to bridge that gap between technology and the lack of it. >> she helps me by having one-on-one attention, and if i don't get it, she will help me. i look forward to it a lot. >> it's not just a bus, it's a movement. we are going to go from neighborhood to neighborhood and keep making a difference. i'm angela, and i didn't think i could quit smoking but chantix helped me do it. i told my doctor i think i'm... i'm ready. [ male announcer ] along with support, chantix (varenicline) is proven to help people quit smoking. it reduces the urge to smoke. i knew that i could smoke for the first 7 days. i knew that i wasn't putting nicotine back into
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Oct 31, 2013 4:00pm EDT
it comes to engineering and chemistry. do you think the u.s. educational system needs to get more up to speed? it is okay if you say yes. we need the truth here? >> the short answer to that is yes because we have, at basf we have no problem hiring chemists or chemical engineers. we have one other issue, i will explain in a second what we're doing about it, with respect to hiring really workers for the shop floor. because we need educate them. they don't come out of system where they have, what we have in germany which is appresent tisship where they learn on the job. so training happens at our sites in our factories. what we do to bridge that a little bit is we enter into close cooperation with colleges where we support. liz: good to have you, hans. thank you so much. >> thank you. liz: hans engel of basf. wonderful to hear the story what a great stock story too. thank you so much. >> thank you so much. liz: david? david: you have to help me talk my daughter into chemical engineering, okay? liz: okay. david: that will be a heck of a talk. >>> the battle to attract the best and bright
Oct 28, 2013 4:00am PDT
for it? i didn't have a clue. the u.s. department of education has over $100 billion. and that's a lot of money. to help students pay for college. and the free application? you mean the fafsa. i did it online. it was easy. i'm never giving up on my goals. i will make a difference. i'm going to find out how to pay for college. i'm going to will the tech roll continue this week? we have a lot of earnings numbers coming out from some of the biggest players. let's talk with andrew keene, president of keene on the market dot com. first up today we have apple numbers coming out. how do they look to you? > >apple actually has sold off on earnings. it sold off 5 of the last 8 quarters. however, the chart looks pretty strong ever since carl ichan stuck his nose out there and said he wanted to be long apple. the chart looks very strong. they sold 9 million of the new phones. i actually bought the new iphone. i'm not impressed with it but the fact of the matter is they sold 9 million of these. i actually think they're gonna report good earnings last time the stock ralled. i think the
Nov 3, 2013 7:00am EST
would probably go abroad were you can get free education, free medical benefits, and not worry about the racial issues. host: if it is free, who pays for it to? caller: not sure who pays for the listening to your program and listening to other countries , i would less stressed at least give them an opportunity. you mean denmark, right -- right?er: caller: denmark. host: monti has this point -- you can call in to join the conversation -- do you feel you have the opportunity to get ahead in america ayako from michigan, jessica is up next. good morning. -- in america? from michigan, jessica is up next. good morning. caller: it is hard to get ahead in america when asians are taking our jobs here and taking our jobs overseas. the media believes we need a bunch of schooling to get ahead. i think that is wrong. host: thank you for the call. looking at the comparison of the chart we showed you from 1952 -- james is next from grand forks, north to code up. you say you do not have the opportunity to get ahead in this country, why? i have to say no i have to say that is where i come from. , c-s
Nov 4, 2013 6:00am PST
district will be decided on bruno until education parcel taxes for 10 years. that is measured are. brisbane residents are considering measured t, an increase on a business license tax for liquid storage facilities. and pacifica it is measured indeed an amended telecommunications tax there requires a majority of votes. imports toll valley residents are voting on reducing the utility tax from 5.5% to 4.5% and that is a measure q. a partial tax proposal and atherton known as measured next. foster city residents are deciding on measured u, a business license tax. >> a bizarre accident snarled traffic on the bay bridge for several hours. the chp said that a man got out of his car while he was on the span and ran into traffic a little after 10:00 a.m.. he was hit by a muni ban on the incline of the westbound direction. traffic was blocked for more than half an hour while the scene was cleared. the man was injured in the collision and was transported to sever cisco general hospital. no word yet on his condition. >> new details about the vallate manner assisted living facility that abandon more tha
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Nov 2, 2013 9:00pm EDT
with the department of education of in it 42 students alleged they were raped or sexual assaulted in since 2009. >> it's been open season on the female students at oxidental. >> the same day gloria allred came forward with a suit. >> the the person who raped me was found responsible for raping three women and yet he will be allowed to come back to oxie in the fall. >> in may i watched as pie my rt shook the dean's hand and received his diploma. also another woman was raped by a repeat offender after a campus dance. >> there was drinking involved and i ended up being taken home by someone that i don't remember being taken home by. and ended up having sexual relations with him without my knowing. i didn't remember it in the morning. >> did you report this? >> i didn't report it for two months. did this guy assault other women? >> yes we know that he has been found guilty of sexually assaulting another woman. >> i think what is most troubling about this woman's rape is that had he been expelled and kicked off the campus the first time he was found responsible for sexual assault, her rape simply would not
Nov 2, 2013 11:00pm PDT
address, president obama talked about the need to pass a budget that includes spending on education and research. he said a budget shouldn't be cut just for the sake of cutting. >> remember our deficits are getting smaller, not bigger. on my watch they are falling at the fastest pace in 60 years. that gives us room to fix our long term debt problems without sticking it to young people or undermining our bedrock retirement and health security programs. >> house and senate budget negotiators want to divert a new round of cuts. >>> if you want to go online to check on the affordable health care plans tonight you're out of luck. the health insurance website is off line until tomorrow morning. a technology team will be working on >>> there is no reason for wine lovers to panic. there were 300 million cases last year. down 5% from the year before. it's the lowest level since the 1960s. one of the main reasons for the drop is a global consumer shift. >> in the big, old european wine producing countries, france, italy, spain, consumption has been plummeting. but to counter balance that in t
Nov 3, 2013 12:00pm EST
but i choose them very carefully because they take four years of my life. they are a college education to the. >> host: are you working on one now? >> guest: well, i had hoped to do a book on the women senators, the 20 women in the united states senate, to see if ginger really made a difference. because this is the first time we've had so many. but i don't know quite how to do that. i wanted to answer the question, does jenna make a difference? yes, i think so far we see that they are more collegial. they certainly are more supportive of each other. they bind together. they have dinners. but i do know if it's only a matter of gender or because they are still a minority in an all male bastion. so kind of put the book aside for the time being. >> host: did you find similarities between the kennedy family and the bush family? >> guest: yes. i did find similarities. first of all, the obvious ones. the dedication to public service. however, the kennedy family was unique in that they had a master, a mastermind behind them, and that was ambassador joe kennedy. and there was a driving force be
Nov 4, 2013 12:00pm EST
, education, research, science, technology and the well over, when you add in interest on the public debt, 2/3 of the federal budget is basically medicare, medicaid, social security, defense spending and interest on the public debt. that is where the money is, that is where we're going to make any progress inwe reducing spendingn the future we have to focus our attention. >> host: carl from chicago, illinois, on the line for democrats. you're on with mr. hoagland. >> caller: good morning, gentleman. mr. hoagland, you're saying a balance between spending and revenues. i think thatth you got it wrong. this is where the problem is in my eyes. in 2000 we had a balanced budget anhad surplus. republican chose to take all the surplus and borrow money to have tax cuts, okay? they said that we could have a war. in six weeks it wasn't going to cost as you dime. that wasn't true. it cost us a trillion or two dollars, maybe one or two trillion doll -- $2 trillion. we had the recession where americans lost 30% of their net worth and lost gdp because the recession started in 2007. gdp in 2007 and 8. which
Nov 1, 2013 10:00pm EDT
, being honored for his work on education by the folks at charity pencils of promise. >> here we have an organization affecting thousands and thousands of children. >> his next duty, perhaps a pickup game with the president. >> i had that call befor and i didn't do it. because look at this i play different style of basketball. >> i'm stopping the interview on that one. >> theecret service would have me on the ground, handcuffed, i knock the president over, like the heat of battle. i respect the president. i don't want to take the president out. >> as the rookie senator from new jersey, well played, sir. well played. >> and aj, you are on a roll man. you also just interview ready president obama's private chef, right? >> the rock star chef of chicago who cooks exclusively for the first family. so i had to ask him, what is the obamas' favorite things to eat? >> mrs. o's new secret weapon. >> just imagine what will happen when we take our kids to the grocery store and they see the "sesame street" muppets lining all over the produce aisle? >> "sesame street" teaming up with the first lady
Oct 30, 2013 5:00pm EDT
on college drinking in the state. most maryland universities have alcohol education and basic training. but this collaborative takes it a step further. >> reporter: schools will develop multilevel intervention. targeting parents, students and the surrounding area. >> colleges don't exist in bubbles. you gotta work with communities to reduce the level of risk from alcohol use. >> the collaborative will provide approximately health expertise and assess which strategy will work best for campus. >> college drinking will go on. we can't make that go away. however, we can do things to help students function in an environment in which underaged drinking is going to happen. >> reporter: the collaborative will also host intensive training sessions. the next one is scheduled for early november. reporting live for wjz, linh bui, wjz eyewitness news. >> they host the collaborative. nearly a dozen other colleges participate. >>> if you're waiting for somebody to get home from work, let's check in on our roads right now, here's kristy breslin at wjz traffic control. >> hi, mary. hi, everyone. we're
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